You can stream a new Stickup Kid song over at AltPress.

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Drew Beringer on 05/01/13 - 05:50 PM
The just-released Iron Man 3 soundtrack is on sale for $5 on Amazon MP3. It features Imagine Dragons, Awolnation, Neon Trees, Passion Pit and more.
Alex DiVincenzo on 05/01/13 - 03:48 PM
The 1975's new EP is up for pre-order on iTunes.

Track Listing
1) The City
2) Haunt // Bed
3) So Far (It's Alright)
4) Falling for You
Jason Tate on 05/01/13 - 03:37 PM
The Touche Amore and Title Fight split 7" is now available from Deathwish Inc.
Alex DiVincenzo on 05/01/13 - 03:27 PM
Grammy.com recently sat down to interview Paramore.
When we started writing I actually blocked out a lot of how I felt about struggles as a band and losing two members and friends. It started to be a problem when I had this intense bout with writer's block. All my lyrics were garbage. There were crumpled pieces of lined paper all over my room. It was frustrating. I let myself go a little bit in the interludes and in a few lines of a couple different songs and just told myself, "It's OK to [be] honest. Ö Just don't be mean about it."

Jason Tate on 05/01/13 - 02:05 PM
You can check out PropertyOfZack's summer tour preview here.
Drew Beringer on 05/01/13 - 01:53 PM
Safe To Say will self-release their new full-length on June 1st. In other news, hit the replies to watch their new video for "Bleed."
Ryan Gardner on 05/01/13 - 01:43 PM
Max Collins, of Eve 6, is making a solo album -- it's a PledgeMusic campaign, you know the drill by now.
In February I started recording, without a record deal or any sort of plan in place, completely on my own resources. I recruited friend and Fountains of Wayne drummer Brian Young to lay down some drum tracks and before I knew it we had the record tracked. Then came the question of how we would finance it; pay the people involved, get it mixed and mastered and out.
Jason Tate on 05/01/13 - 01:34 PM
Tiny Engines has signed Direct Effect. The band will release its new album, Sunburn, this summer. Press release in the replies.
Drew Beringer on 05/01/13 - 01:23 PM
Head to the replies to listen to Lakeview's new single "Draw The Line."
Christian Wagner on 05/01/13 - 01:15 PM
Jimmy Eat World wants you to tweet your memories about the band. The plan is to use these tweets, memories, pictures, etc., in the band's new official biography.
Jason Tate on 05/01/13 - 01:07 PM
The World Is A Beautiful Place And I Am No Longer Afraid To Die will be heading out on a headline tour this June. They'll be bringing along Pity Sex, Daylight, and Dads. You can see the dates in the replies.
Drew Beringer on 05/01/13 - 01:07 PM
Call It Arson has self released their new full length Between Two Cities. You can stream the entire record here. heir record release show is Sunday May 5th at The Lilly Pad in New Haven, CT.
Christian Wagner on 05/01/13 - 12:00 PM
Check out the artwork for Night Verses' debut record, Lift Your Existence, in the replies. The album releases June 25 - definitely will have an exclusive for you closer to release.
Jack Appleby on 05/01/13 - 12:00 PM
Abandon Kansas have premiered a new track entitled ďYou+Me+The RadioĒ along with announcing their new self-funded 3-song EP, A Midwest Summer, produced by Dustin Burnett. It can be streamed at Purevolume where you can watch a candid interview with the band. The EP will hit all digital retailers on June 11th. The release will act as a pre-cursor to the bandís full-length concept album, due out later in 2013.
Christian Wagner on 05/01/13 - 11:55 AM
Michael Buble tops the charts this week after selling 195,000 copies of his new album. Fantasia came in at number two, selling 91k. And Justin Timberlake has now sold about 1,673,000 copies of his new album as he hits number three. More notable sales can be found below. Album sales in this past chart week "totaled 5.15 million units, down 5% compared with the sum last week and down 5% compared with the comparable sales week of 2012. Year to date album sales stand at 95.64 million, down 5% compared to the same total at this point last year."

Album SalesPhoenix - Bankrupt! [Debut: 50,000]
Fall Out Boy - Save Rock and Roll [36,000 / 190,000]
Fun. - Some Nights [Total: 1,313,000]
Jason Tate on 05/01/13 - 11:27 AM
Light Years will be releasing its debut full-length record, I Won't Hold This Against You, via Paper + Plastick Records. Today we can exclusively bring you guys the details of the release. It'll come out on June 18 and feature 12 songs - two of which appeared on the band's Parking Lots EP, which also has an acoustic track and is now available for $1. Head to the replies for the album art and a stream of a brand-new song, "Nice To Know You." The record can be preordered on vinyl and digital formats now as well.
Drew Beringer on 05/01/13 - 11:25 AM
Jim Adkins has described the new Jimmy Eat World album as an "adult break up record."
He went on to describe his muse in piecing together a break-up record: "In writing material for 'Damage,' I wanted an initial jumping-off, so I started writing, searching about love songs. And the kind of love songs that Iím attracted to, that interest me or I find interesting to explore, are the windows of adversity, heartbreak, or break-upÖ They always speak to me more."
Jason Tate on 05/01/13 - 11:22 AM
Duck. Little Brother, Duck! will be releasing a new 7Ē called No Spitting On Cats During Plague Time via Friends For Life Records. Pre-order it here and check out a teaser video in the replies.
Drew Beringer on 05/01/13 - 11:16 AM
Tyler, The Creator is in hot water once again - this time for his Mountain Dew ad that was pulled due to its racist undertones. The ad has been called "arguably the most racist commercial in history" by scholar Dr. Boyce Watkins. You can view it in the replies.
Drew Beringer on 05/01/13 - 11:04 AM
Manchester Orchestra can be found playing a new song, "The Ocean," live in the replies.
Jason Tate on 05/01/13 - 10:58 AM
Kitty Pryde has written an article for Vice about her observations after Danny Brown "got head on stage."
Iím mad that a person thought it was okay to pull another personís pants down during their performance in front of about 700 other people. Iím mad that a person thought it was a good idea to perform a sex act on another person without their consent. Iím mad that nobody made her leave. Iím mad that Danny had to actually wonder what he was supposed to do at that point. Iím mad that when I went home and said I had no respect for that girl, I was attacked for being a ďslut-shamerĒ (after literally leading a girl to his hotel room at 3AM at her request) and, even more outrageously, for...
Jason Tate on 05/01/13 - 10:52 AM
I Fight Dragons have raised $50,000 in 36 hours to fund their new album/vinyl release via Kickstarter. As a result, they have added additional "stretch goals" - whenever the campaign reaches a new milestone, backers will receive additional rewards for their original contributions. For example, the $20/double gatefold w/ companion graphic novel has become a triple gatefold w/ companion graphic novel, fold-out poster, fluorescent blue vinyl, a 7" picture disc shaped like an 8-bit fireball, and an exclusive flexi-disc with a thank you and secret music.
Jack Appleby on 05/01/13 - 10:46 AM
It looks like Saves The Day are currently mixing their new record with Rob Schnapf.

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Jason Tate on 05/01/13 - 10:34 AM
With the Punches don't think you should order vinyl from Hang Tight Records.
We keep getting reports of people ordering "Keep It Going" and "It's Not The End Of The World" on vinyl from Hang Tight Records and never getting them. We have tried to contact them and rectify the situation but it appears they are no longer answering messages from us. Do yourself a favor and DO NOT ORDER OUR RECORDS FROM THEM. Again we apologize to anyone who may have lost money, from this.

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Jason Tate on 05/01/13 - 10:29 AM
It looks like Relient K's Collapsable Lung will be out July 2nd.
Jason Tate on 05/01/13 - 10:25 AM
You can stream a new Deafheaven song titled "Dream House" over at NPR. It's off the band's majestic new album, Sunbather, which hits stores on June 11th.
Drew Beringer on 05/01/13 - 09:24 AM
There are the has-beens. The never-was. And then there are the "how the hell did we all miss this?" That is what I describe En Serenade. The North Carolina pop-punk act was a diamond in the rough of the genre. Comprised of members of bands like Farewell and The Athenian Mercury, this was a band that had a great lineage already. When breakdowns and chugs were just as commonplace as an excessive of abuse of pitch correction among these bands, En Serenade was the odd man out. Although some of the band's discography included the sound of the times, the band was at its best playing homage to the Drive-Thru days.

Driven by the confident and powerful vocals along with a knack for weaving...
Christian Wagner on 05/01/13 - 09:20 AM
If you missed out on the Record Store Day variant of At The Drive-In's Relationship of Command, don't worry. Hot Topic is now selling the RSD version of the album here.

Update: It is now sold out.
Drew Beringer on 05/01/13 - 09:15 AM
Bad Rabbits will make their national television debut on Jimmy Kimmel on May 17th. Our review of American Love goes live next week.
Jack Appleby on 05/01/13 - 09:11 AM
Under The Gun is exclusively streaming the debut EP from Boston folk rock band Grey Season here.
Drew Beringer on 05/01/13 - 09:08 AM
Chantry of The Cab released a solo EP entitled Now I Know. You can listen to it in the replies.
Christian Wagner on 05/01/13 - 09:07 AM
Antique Records has partnered with Bar/None to press The Front Bottoms' Talon of the Hawk on cassette. Only $5, but limited to only 100 copies. You can pre-order it here. More details in the replies.
Drew Beringer on 05/01/13 - 08:59 AM
Today we are giving you the first taste of the new Alabaster EP, The Villain In Me, out May 7th. Head to their AP.net Profile or the replies to hear "Pendulum." Recently, the band has opened for Yellowcard and done 6 showcases at SXSW this year. Fans of bands like Paramore and We Are The In Crowd with a bit more of a rock edge should dig this.
Ryan Gardner on 05/01/13 - 08:38 AM
Today is Brian Marquis' 32nd birthday. Wish him a happy one below, and check him out on the Warped Tour's Acoustic Basement all summer long.
Alex DiVincenzo on 05/01/13 - 07:41 AM
American Opera has announced new tour dates, including a stint on the Warped Acoustic Stage. You can see them in the replies. In addition, he is releasing studio updates and you can view the first one in the replies.
Christian Wagner on 05/01/13 - 07:04 AM
Look Alive has released the artwork and track listing for Mistakes & Milestones. You can see the track listing below and album art in the replies. In addition, the band has launched a new website.

Track listing:
01. Transitions
02. Anchored
03. Sink Or Swim
04. The Way I See It
05. Farewell
06. Inquisition
07. Over/Under
Christian Wagner on 05/01/13 - 07:01 AM
I sold my soul for understanding, but all I got was apathy.
Staff ReviewsDavey Havok - Pop Kids [Book] (Alex DiVincenzo)
Counting Crows - Echoes of the Outlaw Roadshow (Craig Manning)
Alex DiVincenzo on 05/01/13 - 05:33 AM
Take a look at photographer Henry Hargreaves' fascinating photo series on famous musician riders over at Vice.
Alex DiVincenzo on 04/30/13 - 07:54 PM
Aaron Melzer (ex-Author and Finisher) has joined Secrets on vocals. The band is currently in the studio working on their sophomore album. Watch the video announcement in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 04/30/13 - 07:21 PM
Bury Your Dead's Cover Your Tracks is now available on vinyl from Victory Records.
Alex DiVincenzo on 04/30/13 - 07:14 PM
You can stream Koji's new record, Crooked In My Mind, here.
Drew Beringer on 04/30/13 - 04:12 PM
Watch From Indian Lakes perform "Stay Outside" acoustically in the replies - we'll have a show review from the band soon.
Jack Appleby on 04/30/13 - 02:33 PM
Listen to Anberlin's "Spotify Session" here.
Christian Wagner on 04/30/13 - 02:28 PM
If you were planning on recording tonight's episode of Conan to see Paramore perform, we have bad news for you. The band had to cancel due to Hayley Williams feeling under the weather. Get well soon!
Drew Beringer on 04/30/13 - 02:24 PM
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